Dental Care & Your Health

How Your Medications Affect Your Oral Health

Date: Jul 23 2014 | 0 comments
Many medications—both those prescribed by your doctor and the ones you buy on your own—affect your oral health. The medicines we take sometimes [...]

DENTURE CARE

Date: Apr 20 2014 | 0 comments
Cleaning and maintaining your new partial or set of dentures requires more than just brushing. Failure to properly clean partials and dentures can lea [...]

FLUORIDE AND CHILDREN

Date: Mar 20 2014 | 0 comments
Fluoride is absorbed into structures, such as bones and teeth, making them stronger and more resistant to fractures and decay For decades, fluoride [...]

IS FLOSSING NECESSARY?

Date: Feb 20 2014 | 0 comments
Both Dentists and Hygienists are frequently asked, "How often should I floss?" and "Is flossing really necessary?" The answer to that questions is.... [...]

7 Popular Dental Myths

Date: Nov 18 2013 | 0 comments
Brushing, flossing and twice a year checkups are standard for good dental oral health. Check out the most popular widespread dental myths and learn th [...]

6 Reasons to use Your Dental Insurance Before the End of the Year

Date: Oct 14 2013 | 0 comments
The holiday season has arrived and your calendar is filling up with obligations. But, even though your time is already limited, it might be worthwhile [...]

Maintaining Good Oral Health In Your Senior Years

Date: Sep 27 2013 | 0 comments
With a population that has more seniors than in previous generations it is important that dental care be included in their health regimes. It is alway [...]

PACIFIERS AND ORAL HEALTH

Date: Aug 15 2013 | 0 comments
Although the use of a pacifier can be beneficial to a baby's health in certain respects, parents may want to monitor the use of sucking objects when t [...]

ORAL PIERCING AND DENTAL HEALTH – WHAT ARE THE RISKS?

Date: Jun 22 2013 | 0 comments
Oral piercings of the tongue, lip or cheeks is a fairly popular form of self-expression. However, people interested in this trend should be aware of t [...]

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Date: Apr 15 2013 | 0 comments
A new study showing an estimated 7% of American teens and adults carry the human papillomavirus (HPV) in their mouths. Oral cancer is not rare, and sc [...]